Attention job seekers: The world is smaller than we thought,
according to research published by Facebook and the University of Milan, which
also provides a twist on the theory, “Six Degrees of Separation,” published in
1967.At last, there’s some science behind job networking. This
theory, based on a ...
LinkedIn can be an invaluable networking resource, and I urge my resume clients to use it. It’s becoming as important as the resume. But it won't be able to help you automatically simply by signing up and creating a profile. I see a lot of people who understand ...
Of all the venues that make up the
online social network, LinkedIn stands out as the site most dedicated to career
issues. Other sites, including Facebook, have some career utility, but those
destinations mix business with pleasure in a way that has never been part of
LinkedIn’s identity. One ...
LinkedIn can be astoundingly useful. However, it is not enough to create a profile and sit back and watch the contacts come pouring in. LinkedIn is not a passive activity. To get the most out it, make sure you take the following steps:1) Have a 100 percent complete active ...
is revising its user interface. The modified design could impact your data if
you don’t take action. But don’t worry. You can avoid trouble if you follow the
instructions in this article.
Here is an official email from LinkedIn
regarding the removal of the Notes and Tags ...
How Good Deeds Help Your Cause, Boost Your Skills and Add a
Spark to Your LinkedIn Profile
Volunteer work often involves skills
and responsibilities that translate nicely to the workplace, but people tend to
neglect those activities and say “it wasn’t a real job.”
Volunteering as a Big Brother ...
Updating and improving
your LinkedIn profile should be at the top of your career improvement
resolution list. So should learning to use LinkedIns useful features. Let me
want recruiters to find you? They will find you if you have a stand-out LinkedIn profile. Recruiters are spending
Your LinkedIn profile is
an essential job search tool to attract companies. You want your resume and
your LinkedIn profile to tell a consistent story. However, while you can modify
your resume for each job that you apply to, your LinkedIn profile remains
constant.That’s why it is so ...
LinkedIn, beyond the job search Some job
search expert is telling you that you need to update and optimize your LinkedIn
profile. (I am telling you this.) “But wait,” you say. “I have a job, and I’ve
had the same half-baked LinkedIn profile since I joined the site. I ...
Profiles and connections are what most of us know best about LinkedIn. But
there’s a third feature I recommend paying attention to: LinkedIn Groups.
Groups are almost a parallel universe within LinkedIn. They can open doors
completely outside the structure of first- and second-degree connections.
There are regulars and ...